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'Reverse consultation' leads to small victory for city centre residents

Jonathan Schofield hopes this little victory for residents might lead to a bigger idea

2020 05 19 St Marys And Deansgate 1

What would you ask Sir Richard Leese?

Jonathan Schofield is planning to interview the Council Leader about the vision for post-lockdown Manchester

2020 05 22 Imagining Manchester Tonkin Liu

Imagining the city: A 'pre-loved' bridge for Salford?

Jonathan Schofield finds a website that gets him hot under the collar

2020 05 19 St Marys And Deansgate 1

No Consultation, No Communication, No Consideration: residents challenge Deansgate changes

Heavy traffic has shifted onto St Mary's Parsonage. Is this the new Deansgate?

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Manchester Council leader joins criticism of the PM but has much changed?

Jonathan Schofield, Sir Richard Leese and the 'vague' Stay Alert message

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Manchester's craziest food critic

Jonathan Schofield and one of Manchester's most extraordinary 'characters'

2020 05 01 Deansgate From Station

Deansgate to be pedestrianised (a bit)

Jonathan Schofield thinks the pedestrianisation scheme is neither one thing nor the other

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Up in Arms: The symbols of Manchester explained

Jonathan Schofield says when this is all over let's design in some identity

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Bovril on draft and topless barmaids: What Manchester pubs were like in 1975

Jonathan Schofield is given a pub and bar guide from the past and doesn't want...

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Manchester Food and Drink Festival launch a new local food channel

Organisers have also announced the (fingers crossed) dates for this year’s annual event

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The story of Manchester architecture: Part one

Jonathan Schofield starts the epic tale of Manchester architecture

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Listen up - A few of our favourite Manchester-based podcasts

From true crime to fine wine and dine, heated debates and proper belly laughs

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April 2020 – Take a look around Manchester’s empty streets

Images taken by Vikas Shah show the city centre like you’ve never seen it before...

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Did you know that the Public Health Act began in Manchester?

John Blundell on how pangolins and a health crisis have more in common than you...

2019 11 19 Health Care

Can you help this local group to create a 24hr video stream to thank key workers?

0161 needs hundreds of short videos to create #MessageForFrontLine

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From curry caffs to Michelin stars - The Manchester dishes we miss the most

When this is all over we’re all having three lunches and two dinners every day...

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OH NO IT'S NOT: Piccadilly Gardens is NOT now closing

A thirty hour about turn on the policy is confusing

18 05 20 Royal Exchange

Emergency funding package helps Manchester's creativity continue

Arts Council announcement could help the cultural sector pull through the coronavirus crisis

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